Two paper-mâché boxes. China, 19th Century


Two paper-mâché boxes with polychrome painted decoration.

One with decoration of tiger and four seasons flowers (lotus=winter, cherry blossom=spring, peony=summer, chrysanthemum=fall).
Height: 24 cm (9-1/2 in.) - Diameter: 32 cm (12-1/2 in.).

Other with decoration of one chimera, children and flowers.
Height: 34 cm (13-1/4 in.) - Diameter: 40 cm (15-3/4 in.).

China, 19th Century

Chips and burn mark on one

Provenance :

  • Item(s) quantity:  2
  • Expertissim Reference: 2013041194